July 19, 2018

Musher Details

2018 Jr. Iditarod » Mushers » Colby Spears

Colby Spears

Bib Number: 7
Hometown: Wasilla, Alaska


Biography

Colby Spears, 15, an 9th grader at Matsu Central High School, just began mushing in 2016. He says he started mushing because “Ray and Jessica were very influential.” He finished second in the 2017 Jr. Iditarod, his first competitive race. He enjoys riding snowmachines, fishing and hunting. Colby says, “I am the youngest of three kids. I enjoy training new lead dogs. I like being active in almost all sports.” He wants to become a pilot and says he does plan to continue mushing.

Sponsors

Lynden Air Cargo
Diversifed Tire
Knik Tire and Auto

Numerous friends and family
Alaska Cash Now
Tug Bar/Goose Bay Inn


2018 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 10hr
Burma Road 02/24/2018 11:21:00 10 02/24/2018 11:21:00 10 0h 0m 18
Su River Crossing 02/24/2018 14:19:00 10 02/24/2018 14:19:00 10 0h 0m 2h 58m 7.42 22
Eagle Song 02/24/2018 16:10:00 10 02/24/2018 16:13:00 10 0h 3m 1h 51m 8.11 15
Yentna Station 02/24/2018 19:20:00 10 02/25/2018 05:30:00 10 10h 10m 3h 7m 6.42 ✔ 20
Eagle Song 02/25/2018 07:59:00 10 02/25/2018 08:05:00 9 0h 6m 2h 29m 8.05 ✔ 20
Su River Crossing 02/25/2018 10:05:00 9 02/25/2018 10:05:00 9 0h 0m 2h 0m 7.50 ✔ 15
Old Hunter Trail Head 02/25/2018 11:55:00 9 02/25/2018 11:55:00 9 0h 0m 1h 50m 12.00 ✔ 22
Willow Community Center 02/25/2018 13:56:28 9 2h 1m 8.93 ✔ 18